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Keeping the eye on ever changing dynamics of two apparently distinct but interconnected realms of healthcare and business.
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Noah’s Story

Noah’s Story | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
In this presentation, Tanya Lord gives a caregiver’s perspective on how to fix the series of miscommunications and gaps in care that led to her son’s death.
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How HIPAA impacts healthcare investments

How HIPAA impacts healthcare investments | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Potential health IT investors must carefully assess the HIPAA compliance readiness of business associates, according to Tony Kong, director of the healthcare practice at West Monroe Partners management and technology consulting firm.
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Close look at 23andMe founder & what genetic testing means for adoptive parents

Close look at 23andMe founder & what genetic testing means for adoptive parents | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
As DNA sequencing points to the future of healthcare, an adoptive parent uses 23andMe genetic testing to find out more about her daughter's medical history.
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Could an app that analyzes cellphone pictures of the eye replace the diabetes finger prick?

Could an app that analyzes cellphone pictures of the eye replace the diabetes finger prick? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A University of Toledo spinout is developing a diabetes app that would use pictures of the eye to predict blood glucose levels.
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Warren Buffett’s Warning: Don’t Lose the Game by Trying to Bat a Thousand

Warren Buffett’s Warning: Don’t Lose the Game by Trying to Bat a Thousand | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Why my dad urged us to fail (occasionally).If you had the resources to accomplish something great in the world, what would you do? That was effectively the question my dad, Warren Buffett, posed to
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Researchers Identify Liver Cancer Progenitor Cells Before Tumors Become Visible

Researchers Identify Liver Cancer Progenitor Cells Before Tumors Become Visible | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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Adults More Likely to Return to Healthcare Sites if Info is Easy to Find

Adults More Likely to Return to Healthcare Sites if Info is Easy to Find | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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Not in the stars: Probably no medical device excise tax repeal this time around

Not in the stars: Probably no medical device excise tax repeal this time around | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
If a Bloomberg reporter's anonymous aide is correct, no medical device excise tax repeal is included in the debt ceiling deal.
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Smart thermometer is the favorite at Cleveland Clinic & StartUp Health's venture challenge

Smart thermometer is the favorite at Cleveland Clinic & StartUp Health's venture challenge | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Mobile health startup Kinsa makes a smartphone-enabled thermometer and wants to create real-time maps of public health.
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Study: Nonprofit hospital CEOs earn $600,000 a year

Study: Nonprofit hospital CEOs earn $600,000 a year | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Hospitals with higher paid CEOs had happier patients but not necessarily better care quality, mortality or readmission rates
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CA to expand Medicaid rolls while cutting payments

CA to expand Medicaid rolls while cutting payments | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Having restored its fiscal health while planning to dramatically expand its Medicaid program, California is in the curious position of cutting provider payments while continuing to add enrollees, Bloomberg News reported.
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Nobel Prize Winners In Medicine Announced

Nobel Prize Winners In Medicine Announced | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The three U.S.-based researchers sharing this year's Nobel Prize in Physiology Or Medicine were announced this morning. Happy Nobel Prize week.
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Want to sell to docs and hospitals? Make your web site mobile friendly and video rich

Want to sell to docs and hospitals? Make your web site mobile friendly and video rich | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
A report from Google's health industry analyst shows that medical device web sites must be mobile friendly and feature lots of short videos to win buyers.
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How Would You Cure the Physician Shortage?

How Would You Cure the Physician Shortage? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Several solutions to the physician shortage have been proposed. What do you think is the best way to address the problem?
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Natural language processing, computer assisted coding and a new wave of health IT innovation

Natural language processing, computer assisted coding and a new wave of health IT innovation | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Healthcare industry trends around IT and big data are signalling that advanced EMR technologies like natural language processing are about to take off.
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IBM's Watson recommending cancer treatments at MD Anderson

IBM's Watson recommending cancer treatments at MD Anderson | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
MD Anderson launched a program last year to eradicate eight different forms of cancer, with an initial focus on Leukemia.
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Industry leaders see opportunities for a new generation of data analytics in health IT

Industry leaders see opportunities for a new generation of data analytics in health IT | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Health IT companies that will usher in the next era of data analytics will focus not just answering data queries, but actually generating the queries.
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Doctors Urged to Talk About Costs of Treatment

Doctors Urged to Talk About Costs of Treatment | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Physicians need to broach discussions about out-of-pocket costs with patients the same way they discuss a treatment's side effects, public policy professors wrote.
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IBM, Cleveland Clinic collaborate to develop Watson technology for patient care

IBM, Cleveland Clinic collaborate to develop Watson technology for patient care | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The supercomputer technology that defeated the world's best
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One Young Man's Search For A Cure

Josh Sommer, Executive Director of the Chordoma Foundation, speaks at the 2013 Forbes Healthcare Summit.
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Pediatric patient engagement, touchless medtech and 12 other new StartUp Health members

Pediatric patient engagement, touchless medtech and 12 other new StartUp Health members | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
StartUp Health has added 14 more companies.The group includes more mature entrepreneurs, patient engagement for physical therapy and chronic asthma in children
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What keeps the CEOs of Cleveland Clinic and WellPoint up at night?

What keeps the CEOs of Cleveland Clinic and WellPoint up at night? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Innovation isn't too slow in healthcare; it's the regulatory and reimbursement environments that aren't keeping up with it, according to healthcare CEOs.
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SaaS company giving patients direct access to lab results raises $1M

SaaS company giving patients direct access to lab results raises $1M | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
In response to the push by patients for direct access to lab results and legal requirements taking effect soon, Luminate Health raised seed money for its SAAS platform
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New orphan drugs for rare diseases carry hefty price tags

New orphan drugs for rare diseases carry hefty price tags | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
New orphan drugs for rare diseases carry hefty price tags |
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Harvard alumnus James E. Rothman shares Nobel Prize in medicine

Yale cell biologist, two others, are recognized for work on vesicles and cellular transport. (Congratulations James E. Rothman PhD’76, 2013 #NobelPrize winner in Medicine!
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